Politics reporter @macleans murad.hemmadi[at]macleans.[dot]rogers[dot]com

Search Tweets

Twitter Feed

@muradhem — 1,262 followers, 2,371 tweets

“Plattsburgh, whose residents are a quick jaunt from the Canadian border, has put an 18-month moratorium on cryptocurrency mining to preserve natural resources, the health of its residents, and the ‘character and direction’ of the city.”  https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-03-16/bitcoin-mining-banned-for-first-time-in-upstate-new-york-town 
Hopefully this marks a de-escalation of that other grand game where every few weeks the Indian or Pakistani army conducts a retaliatory raid or fires across the border to kill a few soldiers on the other side  https://twitter.com/iainmarlow/status/974158418016534528 
The federal government today announced they're onside with the joint U.S.-Canada-Mexico bid for World Cup 2026. Here's my piece from last year on why co-hosting may not be the big win Canadian soccer needs to advance:  http://www.macleans.ca/sports/will-co-hosting-a-world-cup-put-canadian-soccer-on-a-roll/ 
RT @MattYoungCTV: Corey Tochor wins Conservative nomination in Saskatoon-University over Brad Trost #yxe #skpoli #cdnpoli
“When asked why she didn’t run as Caroline Lapham, she says, ‘no matter what I do, people just always call me Caroline Mulroney.’” | @MeaganCampbel12's detailed profile of the PC leadership contender  http://www.macleans.ca/politics/caroline-mulroneys-mad-scramble-to-make-a-name-for-herself/ 
Show More